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Big Blu Restaurant & Bar

Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 691 2010
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good23%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“snails” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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51 - 60 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 17 October 2015

The best open-air restaurant in the world! Whales 50m away & snails 5cm away, the smell of the sea, great ambience & top notch service - what more can you ask for?!

Date of visit: September 2015
2  Thank LOUIS-THE-LAWYER
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Exellent love to watch the swimmers at the tidal pools below good service and good food I will visit there again

Date of visit: October 2015
2  Thank James W
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Situated right on the beach and popular swimming place. Mostly popular with the young crowds which can sometimes be a little overwhelming for older persons. Food is great, but do not be in a rush if you want to eat something. Otherwise great setting

Date of visit: July 2015
2  Thank Karen J
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Disappointing experience, as they only have 'fried food' - always fish / calamari 'specials'. The venue needs attention, and a little more than 'rustic'. The service is average, although the staff members are friendly.

Date of visit: August 2015
2  Thank colleenl648
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Sunday lunch was very enjoyable. Friendly and efficient waitress, food tasty and fresh and a very nice view.

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank Willem D
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Restaurant with a beautiful location and amazing views but the food was a total let down. I couldnt even finish my dish of chips and calamari. I can recommend for sundowners but please dont order food!

Date of visit: November 2014
1  Thank MillaBltn
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The food was terrible, seafood platter, and over prized. This was brought immediately under the attention of the manager. There no taste in the seafood!!! The view is fantastic and it is disappointed to experience taste in food and quality that is terrible, when you...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank KuhnAdel
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The food was great the fact that we couldn't smoke outside was a bit of a turn off, but overall it was lovely and the people there are so friendly...

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank theresa294
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

Oh my goodness! Where to begin?? My sister and I waited 15min after seating ourselves, to go and get the menu at the bar since no one had even bothered to seat or greet us We didn't mind that so much as we weren't in...More

Date of visit: March 2015
1  Thank Mariëtte T
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Staff all huddled around a fire I had to ask for to be made. No manager in sight. Staff laughing when I slipped down the horrible steps outside the toilets. Absolutely best view in town wasted on the worst excuse of a restaurant in town.

Date of visit: May 2015
3  Thank Etienne E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Point Road | The Point, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 2010
  • E-mail
Description
Big Blu Venue is a Beach and Surf Cafe Style Restaurant specializing in mouthwatering seafood and local cuisine Big Blu has reincarnated itself with a little help from Mother Nature. In a word - the view is simply "spectacular"! The ambience is casual and eclectic. Big Blu is a tapas restaurant offering some traditional tapas dishes to be sampled, plus a nice twist on other dishes. Big Blu boasts with congenial staff, weekend events, tasty tapas dishes and view not available anywhere else in the Garden Route - making Big Blu well worth a visit!
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